This New Film Is Resurrecting Ted Kennedy’s Darkest Scandal

On the night of July 18, 1969, Sen. Ted Kennedy — the last surviving son of the powerful Kennedy political dynasty — drove his car off of a small, wooden bridge on Chappaquiddick, a sandy speck of an island off the coast of Massachusetts. He somehow escaped, but even though his 28-year-old passenger, Mary Jo… [...]

22 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

This is the sidewalk where New York police officers shot and killed Saheed Vassell in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York, on April 4. Vassell was an unarmed black man who pointed a metal pipe at the officers, who responded to the scene following emergency calls reporting he had a firearm. [...]

Conor McGregor released on bail after being charged with assault

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Disgraced UFC star Conor McGregor has appeared in court and been released on bail after he was charged with assault. The Irishman’s case was heard at Brooklyn Criminal Court, with bail set for $50,000 (£35,500). The 29-year-old… [...]

Here’s How To Perfectly Cook Potatoes

Waxy potatoes — like Dutch baby, red potatoes, or fingerling potatoes — are best for roasting. They're low in starch and high in moisture, which means they can hold their shape better and are ideal as roasted potatoes, potato salads, and scalloped potatoes. [...]

Two men stabbed near Croydon shopping centre

A young man in his late teens and a 16-year-old were found with stab injuries near Whitgift Shopping Centre in Croydon this afternoon (Twitter/TruthLogical)Two men have been stabbed near a shopping centre in Croydon this afternoon. Pensioner couple kept 73 distressed and diseased cats in one squalid roomPolice were called to reports of a male… [...]

Facebook Has A Two-Tiered Privacy System That Favors Its Leaders

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has special privacy features on the platform — a revelation that suggests the company has been operating a two-tiered privacy system that favors its leadership over its users. Zuckerberg and other executives have been able to use ephemeral messaging features — much like Snapchat, Signal, and other platforms focused on user… [...]

18 Inexpensive Beauty Hacks That’ll Change Your Life

"Walmart offers a $5 beauty box each season with items like lotion, shampoo/conditioner, face masks, mascara, eye shadow, full-size lipstick, etc. If you’re willing to spend $10 a month, Ipsy bags are also an awesome way to test new products out, and it’s more personalized to your preferences. I saved so much money in college!"… [...]

This Hoax About Muslims Wanting To Ban Dogs In Public Just Won’t Die

This week the Facebook page of The Blacksphere, a popular US-based conservative website, shared a story claiming that Muslims in the UK had demanded that people not walk their dogs in public. Facebook: theblacksphere.net The story was from Jewsnews.co.il, which constantly publishes stories that depict Muslims in a negative light. The Facebook promotion from The… [...]

If You Use Top Sheets, Don’t Fucking Talk To Me

Duvets are heavenly, HEAVENLY inventions. It's like you're finally free, sleeping in a cloud, and you're but a wee cherub. Honestly, I'm v sure that 99% of Top Sheeters™ only like top sheets because they have some BASIC ASS quilt instead of a feathery duvet! To those people, I say: Upgrade your life and GET… [...]

33 Things You Don’t Need But Will Definitely Buy Anyway

My friend's dad taped his to his end table, but this might be a more elegant solution. Promising review: "It's amazing to me how poorly designed the Siri remote is for an Apple product. Sure, it is sleek and thin, and wonderful to finally have a volume control, but it is fundamentally flawed for two… [...]